Hiroshima University Syllabus

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Academic Year 2020Year School/Graduate School School of Dentistry Program of Dentistry
Lecture Code J1502040 Subject Classification Specialized Education
Subject Name 生命科学
Subject Name
(Katakana)
セイメイカガク
Subject Name in
English
Life Science
Instructor FUJII MAKIKO
Instructor
(Katakana)
フジイ マキコ
Campus Kasumi Semester/Term 1st-Year,  Second Semester,  4Term
Days, Periods, and Classrooms (4T) Inte
Lesson Style Lecture Lesson Style
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Presentation 
Credits 2.0 Class Hours/Week   Language on Instruction E : English
Course Level 1 : Undergraduate Introductory
Course Area(Area) 27 : Health Sciences
Course Area(Discipline) 02 : Dental Sciences
Eligible Students International Dental Course students
Keywords Life Science is the subject, which is designed to provide the basic knowledge about Life Science for new IDC students. Students will visit and learn 10 specific topics, which are listed in the following table, at basic science departments of School of Dentistry, Hiroshima University as the schedule of Overview of Dentistry. 
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Class Status
within Educational
Program
 
Criterion referenced
Evaluation
 
Class Objectives
/Class Outline
Life Science is the subject, which is designed to provide the basic knowledge about Life Science for new IDC students. Students will visit and learn 10 specific topics, which are listed in the following table, at basic science departments of School of Dentistry, Hiroshima University as the schedule of Overview of Dentistry.
 
Class Schedule Lesson 1
Guidance of Overview of Dentistry
Transcription factors, mRNA, protein synthesis
Lesson 2
Evolution of eukaryote
Lesson 3
Signal Transduction via Receptors
(G protein-coupled receptors and ligand-gated ion channel receptors)
Lesson 4
Cell-to-cell communication
(Hormone and homeostasis)
Lesson 5
Stem cell Biology
Lesson 6
The sensory systems
Lesson 7
Basic oncology
(Mechanisms of oncogenesis, proliferation, invasion, and metastasis)
Lesson 8
Chemical elements and water
Lesson 9
Extracellular matrix proteins
Lesson 10
Overview of your amazing immune system: How it protects your body 
Text/Reference
Books,etc.
None 
PC or AV used in
Class,etc.
Notebooks and computers 
Suggestions on
Preparation and
Review
None 
Requirements  
Grading Method A written test from participated departments. Average of the scores from all those departments will be used for evaluation. 
Practical Experience  
Summary of Practical Experience and Class Contents based on it  
Message  
Other   
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